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Liquid Aspic...

By Scottishlandscapes  
...rolling up the jetty at the little hamlet of Stein in the very north of Skye. It looks beautiful but the sunshine fools the senses, my eyes were watering with the biting cold wind.

***I'll be trying to catch up over the next few days, I promise.

Tags: Scotland Skye Highlands Isle of skye Lochaber Landscape and travel

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woolybill1 Plus
11 23 72 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 9:00AM
My immediate reaction was " . . . Under the sea to Skye, and I wasn't far off.
We have experienced some bitingly cruel winds during the few moments of visually fine weather that we have enjoyed in the past month.

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mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 9:02AM
Inviting us to paddle but I think I would resist...
I like your title, there certainly is a jellified look to the water.
Good to see you around.
8 Apr 2013 9:07AM
A fabulous image where the jetty leads you so well into the frame!

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 10:07AM
A wonderful title which fits this gorgeous composition so very well.

Regards Nathan
rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
8 Apr 2013 10:38AM
It feels cold !! Dougie.
Richsr 11 91 223 England
8 Apr 2013 10:50AM
bbeen to this location remember it. was very cold with the wind then too.
Regards Richard.
danbrann Plus
13 637 17
8 Apr 2013 11:04AM
At least you haven't abandoned any of your photographic skills during your absence. Good stuff My friend.
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 12:09PM
8 Apr 2013 12:47PM
The water looks crystal clear as it laps over the jetty which provides a perfect lead in.
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
8 Apr 2013 1:01PM
Excellent lead in from the semi-submerged jetty radiating from both lower corners, Dougie: knowing you, this was thoughtfully planned.
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
8 Apr 2013 2:20PM
It looks so lovely and warm too. Looks can be deceiving but it is a well captured image.......Sandy
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 2:36PM
Very deceptive then Dougie, as
this looks so warm and inviting
and a great lead into the shot
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 4:34PM
gosh... you could have fooled me with this image ...
looks so inviting
really like your comp.
derekhansen Plus
9 210 24 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 5:05PM
I like the way that the waves are lapping over the Jetty Dougie. Excellent image.
8 Apr 2013 5:42PM
I love the way the water is creating patterns on the jetty Dougie!
saltireblue Plus
8 8.1k 33 Norway
8 Apr 2013 6:35PM
Gives the impression of a causeway only passable at low tide, Dougie. Biting wind can be somewhat countered by a warming drop or two in the cofee.Wink

Kayleigh 8 4 England
8 Apr 2013 7:43PM
Beautiful!...I do love looking at your shots from the warmth of my chair.Smile
11 Apr 2013 12:14AM
Dougie, I do it myself and drag out the exposure at time providing the feel of motion, but you image requires none of this as the feel of the jetty makes your eye drift out to the boat, a refreshing image.

brownsilent 11 7 2 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2013 3:57PM
Oh yes, it was a very, very cold wind at times - but I loved to feel the wind in my face.
Superb layers of water on this jetty.

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